In Kelly’s Words – The Ride

Posted on August 17, 2021 to Blog

Here’s how I explain the history of the Kelly Brush Foundation: “We were an event, the Kelly Brush Ride, from 2006 until 2014 when we were at an inflection point and could either stay small or grow. We chose to grow.” And while this explanation shows that we’re way more than the Kelly Brush Ride, […]

Adaptive Mountain BIking at Kingdom Trails

Apply to Attend the Inaugural KBF Adaptive Mountain Bike Camp at Kingdom Trails in Vermont!

Posted on August 2, 2021 to Uncategorized

The Kelly Brush Foundation is excited to announce the inaugural KBF Adaptive Mountain Bike Camp taking place October 6-9, 2021! This opportunity will engage and bring together the SCI community to grow participation and gain further independence in adaptive sports. Eligibility: Individuals with paralysis caused by spinal cord injury who reside in the United States. […]

From a KBF Ambassador – Van Life!

Posted on July 14, 2021 to Blog

Life can change in a blink of an eye. If you’re a SCI survivor like me, you know this to be true. I’m not the type of person that settles down easy. Traveling is a necessity in keeping my heart, mind, and soul functioning. September of 2020 is when I bought a 2019 Ford Transit […]

In Kelly’s Words – Paddling Like Crazy!

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Over the long holiday weekend of July 4th my daughter Nell asked to go for a bike ride early one morning (“Go bike? Bike now?”). She is 2, so what that looks like is her walking on her balance bike while I walk (roll in my wheelchair) next to her. I agreed to go even […]

KBF sets another Active Fund grant-giving record!

Posted on June 15, 2021 to Blog

We are thrilled to announce the Kelly Brush Foundation just awarded 139 people with spinal cord injuries $400,000 in grant funding for adaptive sports equipment through the Active Fund program. The Active Fund is currently the KBF’s biggest and most well-known program. Through it, the KBF provides grants for individuals with paralysis caused by spinal […]

In Kelly’s Words – What I Learned from Strava “Group Challenges”

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Our motto at the KBF is “Life is Better Active” so, naturally, we talk a lot about being active, what it means to be active, and how to empower others to be active. One of my favorite parts about the KBF is that we help everyone be active, regardless of where they are on their […]

16th Annual Kelly Brush Ride is September 11

Posted on May 21, 2021 to Kelly Brush Ride

In Kelly’s Words – We Have a New Look!

Posted on May 17, 2021 to Blog

Kelly Brush Foundation Celebrates the Organization’s Growth, Opportunity, and Impact with a New Visual Identity

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